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Jewish Celebrities

'Temple To The Stars' Ready For Its Hollywood Reboot

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 08.02.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- From its very beginnings, the imposing marble edifice with the glistening copper dome rising 100 feet above the edge of downtown Los An...

Drew Barrymore Considers Converting To Judaism

USA Today/Religion News Service | Maria Puente | Posted 04.29.2013 | Religion

(RNS) Drew Barrymore is telling the world that she and her Jewish husband plan to raise baby daughter Olive as Jewish, and the former child star may n...

10 Celebrities You Didn't Know Were Jewish

Posted 12.18.2012 | Black Voices

What do Drake, Sammy Davis Jr. and Adam Sandler have in common? These three men share more than just fame and good looks, they're also part of God's c...

Jewish Celebrities Celebrating Hanukkah

Posted 12.10.2012 | Celebrity

Happy Hanukkah Hollywood! The Jewish Festival of Lights begins at sundown tonight, Dec. 8, so why not celebrate the eight-day holiday with these Je...

PHOTOS: Celebrate The Jewish New Year With These Jewish Celebrities

Posted 09.16.2012 | Celebrity

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, starts at sundown on Sunday, Sept. 16. As the Jewish faith follows the Hebrew calendar, Sunday marks the beginn...

Is Justin Bieber Jewish?

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

When celebrities do the things that only Jewish people have traditionally done, everyone wants to know if they are Jewish or just playing the part.

How New York Media Grinches Taught Me the True Meaning of Chanukah

Steven I. Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steven I. Weiss

Despite the fact that many media personalities are bright and funny and fascinating and love being Jewish, so many of them have the distinct feeling that Judaism doesn't want them.

Sam Stein

Old-Time Celebs Launch Ads For Obama | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Jewish Alliance for Change, a pro-Obama group, is launching a series of three ads in swing states that use humor and celebrity narration to go aft...